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physicist , researcher

Cheng Tien, Chinese physicist, researcher. Named Honorary resident, City of Riverside, 1986. Member American Physical Society, Chinese Physical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Phi Tau Phi, Phi beta Kappa.

Background

Tien, Cheng was born on March 31, 1948 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Jia-Jen and Tzuu-Hwa (Wang) Tien.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1971. Master of Science, National Cheng Kung University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Riverside, 1986.

Career

Assistant professor Temple University, Philadelphia, 1986-1987. Associate professor physics National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1987-1991, professor, since 1991.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, Chinese Physical Society, New York Academy of Sciences, Phi Tau Phi, Phi beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Zan-Ping Ma, June 2, 1976. Children: Tzyh-chyang, Tzyh-Hwa, Tzyh-Yang.

father:
Jia-Jen Tien

mother:
Tzuu-Hwa (Wang) Tien

spouse:
Zan-Ping Ma

child:
Tzyh-chyang Tien

child:
Tzyh-Hwa Tien

child:
Tzyh-Yang Tien